Meaning of dicyanide in English:

dicyanide

Pronunciation /dʌɪˈsʌɪənʌɪd/

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noun

Chemistry
  • A compound containing two cyanide groups (—CN) or anions (CN−) in its molecule or empirical formula.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Penny Cyclopaedia. From di- + cyanide.